Films Week of Thursday, June 1, 2023-Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish Through September 4, 2023
The MFAH continues its series of grand-scale, immersive presentations with this special experience that brings together two works by Pipilotti Rist from the Museum’s collection of modern and …
01 Jun Thu / 2023
Chocolat7 p.m.—8:45 p.m.
Celebrated filmmaker Claire Denis drew on her childhood experiences in 1960s French colonial Africa for this absorbing feature-film debut.
02 Jun Fri / 2023
A Gaza Weekend7 p.m.—8:30 p.m.
A British journalist tries to escape Israel after the UN imposes an embargo from land, air, and sea due to the spreading of a virus.
03 Jun Sat / 2023
Mediterranean Fever3 p.m.—5 p.m.
Waleed is an aspiring writer suffering from chronic depression who cultivates a relationship with a petty criminal neighbor.
Alam7 p.m.—9 p.m.
A Palestinian-Israeli high schooler undergoes a political awakening when he falls for the outspoken new girl in his class.
04 Jun Sun / 2023
Dancing the Twist in Bamako5 p.m.—7:15 p.m.
The youth of Bamako dance the twist to rock ’n’ roll music (newly imported from the West) and dream of political renewal.